ELECTION RESULTS: Fort Bend County voters approve $38.4 million parks bond

The Fort Bend County parks bond, which appeared on voters' ballot as Proposition B, gained 67.7% of early votes. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)
The Fort Bend County parks bond, which appeared on voters' ballot as Proposition B, gained 67.7% of early votes. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

The Fort Bend County parks bond, which appeared on voters' ballot as Proposition B, gained 67.7% of early votes. (Community Impact Newspaper staff)

Updated post 9:13 a.m.

With all 84 vote centers reporting, Fort Bend County voters approved a $38.4 million parks bond. The bond received 67.5% of the vote. All results are unofficial until canvassed.

Updated post 10:32 p.m.

The Fort Bend Parks Bond maintained its advantage with 67% of votes in approval by late evening. As of 10:16 p.m., 40% of the votes in Fort Bend County were tallied.

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The Fort Bend County parks bond, which appeared on voters' ballot as Proposition B, gained 67.7% of early votes.

Two of the costliest parks bond projects include a $6 million Rosenberg Area Youth Center and a $4 million Sugar Land Area Regional Park. To see the full list of these projects, click here.

Voters also had the opportunity to vote on Proposition B, a mobility bond aimed at road and transportation projects.

In August, Fort Bend County commissioners unanimously approved placing the bond proposals on the ballot.

Results are updated as of 8:30 p.m. and are unofficial until they are canvassed and certified by the county clerk. Under Texas election law, the clerk accepts and counts mail-in ballots postmarked by Election Day and received by Nov. 4 if they were sent from inside the U.S. or Nov. 9 if they were sent from outside the U.S.

Visit communityimpact.com/voter-guide/election-results to see results from all local elections in your community.
By Emma Whalen
Emma is Community Impact Newspaper's Houston City Hall reporter. Previously, she covered public health, education and features for several Austin-area publications. A Boston native, she is a former student athlete and alumna of The University of Texas at Austin.


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